Michael T. Travis, M.D.

Michael T. Travis M.D. Physician


Dr. Michael Travis joined the Southern Maryland Orthopaedics division in 1997. He received his Bachelors Degree from Notre Dame and went on to continue his medical training at the University of Tennessee. He completed his internship and residency with the U.S. Army and his fellowship at Walter Reed in hand and upper extremity surgery.

Dr. Travis is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, The American Society for the Surgery of Hands, and the American College of Surgeons. He has certificates of added qualifications in surgery of the hand and sports medicine. Dr. Travis' practice is limited to hand and upper extremity, and sports medicine.

Areas Of Expertise

Hand surgery


Hand surgery

Medical Degree

University of Tennessee; Memphis, TN


Madigan Army Medical Center; Tacoma, WA


Walter Reed Army Medical Center; Bethesda, MD


National Board of Medical Examiners

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Certificate of Added Qualifications in Surgery of the Hand and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

Orthopaedic Surgery and Hand Surgery

Professional Associations

American Society for Surgery of the Hand

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons

Society of US Army Flight Surgeons

Registered in musculoskeletal Ultrasound

Major Accomplishments

Chief of Hand Surgery, DD Eisenhower Army Medical Center

Director Sports Medicine/ Athletic Training Supervision, Southern Maryland Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine

Numerous Academic Publication

US Army - Combat Veteran

Hospital Affiliations

Fort Belvoir Army Community Hospital

MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital